The Highland Renaissance site in Eminence will host a 24-hour footrace on March 13-14, starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday and finishing at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Due to Daylight Saving’s Time, which falls during the event, the finishing time has been pushed back one hour to get in the total 24 hours.
Labeled The Highland Renaissance 24-Hour Race Sponsored by PBI Bank, runners can compete as individuals or on four-person relay teams with one runner competing at a time. The course will follow a two- or three-mile loop consisting of a mixture of grass, gravel and trails. A total count of the miles from all individuals and teams will be kept during the duration of this event. The first 50 signed up are guaranteed a race shirt.
Individual pre registration before March 8 is $35 and race-day registration is $45. Team pre registration before March 8 is $60 and team race-day registration is $80.
The Highland Renaissance Faire is located at 955 Elm Street in Eminence. Sponsors and volunteers for the 24-hour event are needed. To sign up or for more information, contact the Henry County Local at (502)845-2858 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the Facebook page “Eminence Renaissance 24-Hour Race” for updates.